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tv   [untitled]    October 27, 2012 12:30pm-1:00pm PDT

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>> i'm david lee, voting rightsm9>-pv educator. for 20 years i was executive directoroq for the chiensbo1x"÷
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education committee where i helped renelster 100,000 immigrants to vote in san francisco. i'm very proud of that work. t)z believe thatv participate in our democracy. and i have been active advocate for more participation in our elections. so please vote:dthis election cycle. i've also been a teacher of san franciscoy years. i've also owned a small business. my wife and i ownav business in the richmond district. i've neighborhood for many, manyrá years, most recently cochair of the richmond police community%$ advisory board regarding pedestrian safety, traffic, and keeping the richmond safes night. we are low on staff at the()y richmond police5vsc
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resources to keef@ safe. i am also running because we have 85tt richmond. on geeshy, balboa and these bring down the entire neighborhood because we need jobs we need small businesses, ná we need thriving commercial corridors, to serve the neighbors, to serve people who come touh visit thez richmond. empty storefronts attract homeluh graffiti, it attracts
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and park commission, where i built and helped buildpçn playgrounds, basketball courts and recreation centers all o6c/ the richmond district. i'm very proud of that work. we have great wonderful parksoazryf3 all over the neighborhood. however, i feel that we need a sporting goods=kúo and if elected,f6 that's one of the things that i would do is bring a sporting good store into then place in the neighborhoodj"îñwr where people could buy a baseball or a basketball, even though we have shp &"p great pa2pch7jusr)q to bring a sporting store into the richmond i1jú believe the richmond is a wonderful$;j place families. i care about our publicghó$sç#u help and support our schools, and our school age] the district. we need more funding for our schools, we need to fight for
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that, and as a supervisor i will fight to make sure publicm education is well funded and also that we have choices for families, education choices, whether that be parochialjqz schools or private schools in=gi the district to keep families in theu >)j the richmond is a great place to live. my family lives there. i've lived there. i graduated from walemberg high$ school. my brother lives in the district the richmond is my home. i hopeee i will consider supporting me. vote for david lee. i will put the richmond is vitally important to me and my family and friends and i will work9 ? to keep the richmond a great place to live. so vote for david thank ú
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>>xñ hi. i'm sherman desill have a, running for the board of supervisors in district 1 which i district. i was born in the richmond district, went to public schools in the richmond, and work as a store manager on geary boulevard.fg i decided to run for the board of supervisors because i sawdcf a neighborhood resident hit by a car on gearyc crossing the?ñó.ç street. at an intersection that did not have a traffic0[ light an intersection that should have had a traffic light over 20 years ago. i felt it was irrectit)p&f of our electedú]dr officialsé to not take care of a safety issue like installing traffic d!w as supervisor, i will make it my priority to make sure safetyj c @&c"p issues like this are the number one as supervisor there's acicqsnçjp &c @&c"p of things i want to do. first, as i mentioned earlier, for safety i want to have all
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geary boulevard from ocean beach to thel└bd geary tunnel. in addition to geary, i also want trafficuzpu lights installed on the major business corridors, these include6┐i clement street balboa, and california. now, for cleanliness inr7 neighborhoods, there's a couple of things we need to do. first, i want to go backqn to str the neighborhood. we have tried street cleaning only once helped the cleanliness of the 4d it has consistently worse. going back to two times a week street cleaning will improve the situation. in a twice a week street cleaning i also want to have targeted cleaning like geary boulevard and the adn]+c corridors. to get the streets clean i want mz
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items left out on the sidewalk. i want to makeñ$+ ñ/f sure thatyn it's the city's responsible to get items that have been left out on the sidewalk off the sidewalk within 24 in addition ¿ñ items left on the sidewalk, graffiti that appears on city property, i want this type of graffiti to4s off city property within 24 hours so that it doesn't proliferate around the neighborhood. in addition to5.2 these two things i also want have a plan in place in which we replace all of our roads and sidewalks every 10 years. the first job of government is t neighborhood is both safe and clean. these two priorities have not beenh4 met. as supervisor, i will make sure that th"b bé are the priorities that we focus on. these are the priorities that are important. remember, if yourf house -- if your house needs a newisñ roof, you you fix the roof first. as supervisor that's what i'm going to focus on, making sure
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that the neighborhood is both# >> hi-c5p< i'm eric mar and i represent district 1-rbgs the richmond on san francisco's board of super i'm running for reelection endorsed by the san francisco democratic party and i response to continue representing you for the next four in my first term i've worked across( restore theájá san francisco back on the right trac ei richmond more affordable for working families i help preserve rentk8 policies to prevent! %=9m of families with children, transformed the core net theater for housingéwn
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home assistanceçm h program. to keep with san francisco senior citizens i protected citycnúñ funding for vital services like home care senior meals, and adult day health. i created a task force to develop new ways for seniors to stay independentíh and keep living in their own homes and fought to improve pedestrian safety on geary, masonic, fulton high traffic streets to full vacant store&÷f"r-nç friends on geary and clement i passed legislationóé = to lowerif hurdles for small business and helped small businesses like balboaemjq al exan dra theater to help them survive and thriever. & worked to keep twitter and no3õñ other high tech businessesn'o% san francisco, to eliminate the payroll tax that penalizes job creation and to establishs#"
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green jobs and other workforce training programs. to reduce travel time traffic and pollution, i fought foro new five fulton limited which will start next spring and for the#z geary bus rapid transit. i helpe of the geary 38 limited andol÷ supported throughout the city especially for safer biking for.v ÷: families. tor"!ñ provideñtp&ity&nspñ opportunities for all of our children i fought:fñ÷(súñ to3$zq establish universal access/
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for the greater usesi of clean energy. i'm proud of my record of putting richmond residents first,é. standing up to specialsh ei san francisco unaffordable vju families and bringing together representatives of our city's diverse communities to get things done and make ourud3 city more livable for all. my recor÷h(dwzq effective work withç2 hhbhzn otherufg÷w) elected officials has made the q'dorsement not only ofkñ democratic party but my colleagues on the board of supervisors and majority of mykw÷ colleagues on the board of
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preservation advocates like san francisco tomorrow education advocatessoeda=n like united educators of san francisco and coleman adv/f3
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record straight, #! your vote and the votes of your family we can fight off the special interesta81a and4n continue the progress over the past four years, to restore f+yj richmond and put san francisco back on the right track. thank you so much for your time and >> hello. my name is joeyñfk butler. i am a candidate for supervisor in district 3. my wife and i are 9 celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary. we met married and raised our i am an architect and small business owner. i havm 29 years first on russian hill, and nowy; i am running to be a positive
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unifying force for oursqúk÷ neighborhoods. in 1995, i, and three dozen of my neighbors vx? ' improve access and landscape in pioneer park surzp7p9%9 tower. the project was an open negotiated collaborative one. all neighbors' opinions were respected and we accommodate nearlyauq everyone's vision into the project. whether we hailed fromv$dw beijing or e+.ó boston, wens iris or bombay we are allvgá÷ san franciscans. some of us are natives, like my daughters.y others are immigrants like the imcome babt and myself. over the next four years as5j san franciscans, we will all expend $25 billion. i would like to see that money used to make this wind and fog swept peninsula the best that it has ever been. $25 billion is an enormous fortune and in four years time
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that investment could find all of our citizens on the same page, and make san francisco the envy of the world. i support projects that we all favor, and will facilitate such projects if elected, rather than ill-conceived, divisive projects like the central subway or eight washington street. i pledge, if elected as your supervisor, to serve the entire four years in that office. will the 9q make that same pledtt remember that he has already considered being appointed as the district attorney, and run unsuccessfully for mayor twice. will he run again in 2014 for the state assembly? the incumbent, if reelected, may be real estate replaced by an appointed supervisor for half the next term. i find that unacceptable in our democracy. if elected i support san franciscans coming t/ to collaborate, negotiate and
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execute really great projects, while simultaneously investing in our infrastructure, and to keep each othernl safe housed and fed. i support investing the pension fund of public service employees to income housing, to stabilize our communities, and make us more safe by housing first responders in the city. i support creating tenant cooperatives for middle income san franciscans. it has worked to make tenants rent payments become mortgage payments. such b. city's property tax revenues and stabilize our neighborhoods. i support replicating the community based and privately funded north beach citizens, in neighborhoods throughout san francisco. that would stretch the city's sgñ budget for homeless without any additional burden on taxpayers. such attention at the board of
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supervisors, wheres0(yñ self-serving interests seem to replace taxpayers needs. i support3u&,9iut(v(sr'g our buildings, not demolishing them. i support solar rooftops all over the.íctv city. i support finding work for everyone, no matter their skills andn6sñy abilities, to make our streets clean and safe. we can all liveb peninsula together. that is challenge that iúeeañ accept. please vote for me f. joseph butler for supervisor in distz÷] thank you. 5 äb hi. i'm david chiu. i'm runnir$pqk for reelection to represent district 3 on the san francisco board of supervisors, and would be hon/b(a0ñ with your vote. 20 years ago i first visited
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and fell in lovew.qkm northeast neighborhoods of san francisco, as millions of san franciscans have÷p over the decades. for years, i served our city as a criminal prosecutor, a civil rights attorney, founder of a small business and volunteered as chair of both the neighborhood association and an affordable housing organization. when i was elected four years ago, i promised to bring people together to deliver results to increase cooperation and accountability at city hall. over the past four years i'm proud of what we have=hvj÷ accomplishedpj9n together, focusing on what matters to deliver for our dim0]czdñ 3 neighborhoods, again and again. now, we've been creating jobsm with waterfront projects to open the new exploratorium, cruise ship terminal america's cup, north beach chinatown campus, a chinese hospital. we're been keeping families in our city by rebuilding the northeast
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recreation center, playgrounds all over the district, we've been supporting small businesses cutting small business fees, red tape and championing business tax reform on the november ballot. when proposition e passes so that we end our tax on jobs rather than on profits, our local merchants, our restaurants, cafes and shops will be able to hire more people. we've been building affordable housing for veterans and seniors and fighting along side tenants against ellis act evictions and been improving neighborhood quality of life by tackling nightclubñ violence, tour bus congestion, vacant buildings and supporting arts seniors who want to live in our community familieses whokí need childcare. i've been proud to work with you to increase transparency and innovation at city hall. because we need a 21st century government i've championed the overhaul of our city's information technology. because we've had to balance
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massive budget deficits for years, i reform now requiring multi-year planning financial1 and savings. to make government more accountable i passed new ethics rules demanding more disclosure by lobbyists and to protect our environment i passed four, first in the country environmental fké the process. now, i am proud of whatcgçdwe've accomplished together over the past four years but-2z i do have opp trying to stop us from moving our neighborhoods forward,#lx$s fighting the north beach library, opposing probota opposing will help the wong playground in chinatown. we know how important this election is. we hav neighborhood forward by focusing on resultsdx based politics.
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now i may not easily fit@óq defined political fashions but i measure my(fz impact by how we are improving people's lives. my values have been strong and consistent.g4g&c @&c"p içg san franciscans first, fighting for our neighborhoods, for ouréwtu families for our jobs, so that our city is affordable and open to all.ráhrj why i've ru¿q" every major endorsement in this race from the the san francisco democratic pae dianne feinstein and leaé nancy pelosimék]ç san francisco labor council, small business advocates, san francisco tenants union, sierra club nurses, firefighters and police the san francisco bay guardian and leaders from every district 30m neighborhood. i pledge to continue to fight for you for our neighborhoods to make city hall work better. i would be honored if you would vote to reelect me to the board of supervisors on november 6. and please visit votedavid
12:57 pm for more information. thank you so much. hello. my name is wilmay and my chiens name chinese name is -- and i'm running for the board of supervisors in district 3. district 3 is san francisco mostxhhshp &c"p populace district that encumbers achievely chinatown north beach, pulp gulg, telegraph hill, nob hill and russian hill. i believe i can represent this diverse population of district -- since i have lived here for the last 35 years and raised three children who attended public school, as well as university here.
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and, now, i am a proud grandmother of four. also, i can communicate directly with the large population of chinese here, in the city. since i do speak many languages including fluent in mandarin and cantonese. most candidates bank on political endorsements and a large war chest. i believe in working directly with grassroots population to help[ú it is the most important job of your supervisor. since@-átu i am an educator i teach at city college of san francisco, it is the nature of an educator to bring outxyx best quality in people if one asks me, what would you do first, should you getgg
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i'd say working closely with different(7uv city departments, agencies as well and a good4 iu members of the community pressing issues such as the$g fate of central subway, which is most=a controversial rightsst now. more over we take for granted that district 3 one of generators of this city. it'su tourism. i just can't thinkp neighborhood so easily accessible to other areas of interest to visitors of ourñe beautiful city. being


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